Today I made it out to the Woodstock Fleece Festival, with my mom and daughter. It was the first time that I have ever gone to it, and I was not disappointed. I wanted to get some raw fleece to spin with, since I am having better luck with that in my class than anything else. But in saying that I didn’t really want to have to wash the fleece. I thought that would be too big of project to …read more
Colder weather on the way?
With the colder weather fast approaching (hopefully, I want to get my sweaters out), I have been working on some new hats for the kids. Every year I try and make them at least one new hat. Last year I made a couple hats for them (a lighter one for the fall, and a really thick and warm one for the winter). This year I think that I am only going to be making them one hat. Since they both …read more
What I’ve been working on…
Lately, I have been busy getting some projects finished up. A lot of the things I’m working on now are baby related. Don’t worry, they are definitely not for me. Either for people who know someone who is having a baby or people that I know that are having a baby. So here is what I have been up to… I have used up all the yarn that I bought at the KW Knitters’ Fair. Here is what I made …read more
Meet my second wheel…
It has been a long time since I have blogged about anything, let alone about spinning. So here is an update about spinning. An update about what I have been knitting will come shortly. I found out that the spinning wheel my mom found for me isn’t a real spinning wheel, it was just a decorate piece. Looking at it now I can see how it wouldn’t work properly. But at the time I had no idea, I guess that …read more